It is voting October from east to west, but picture isn’t pretty

What you need to know:

  • By most accounts, the masses love their man. His tough approach to governing, especially his giving the middle finger to the mostly corrupt elites, has cheered up the people. So has his big infrastructure projects ranging from the standard gauge railway to Dar es Salaam’s bus rapid transit. 

The Guineans voted last week. The Tanzanians are voting on October 28. The Ivorians are voting on October 31. 
What does the lay of this electoral land look like? 
Let’s start close by in Tanzania. President John Magufuli is seeking re-election. 


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